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District 22 Sen. Bill Weber, R-Luverne, watches senators present their election certificates Tuesday on the first day of the Minnesota Legislature's session.

New Minnesota legislators enthusiastic about getting to work

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ST. PAUL -- The scene was much like the first day of school or a family reunion as 62 new lawmakers experienced their first legislative session day Tuesday at the Minnesota Capitol alongside returning senators and representatives.


Senators lined up outside a committee meeting room-turned-photo-studio to get photos taken of their mock swearing in.

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